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The woman who is slowly ‘turning to STONE’: Condition causes muscle to gradually change into bone 

The woman who is slowly ‘turning to STONE’: Wheelchair-bound 23-year-old’s condition causes muscle and tissue to gradually change into bone Carli Henrotay has the genetic condition fibrodysplasia ossificans progressiva Also known as ‘Stone Man Syndrome’ it causes muscle to turn into bone With a life expectancy of 40, it gets progressively worse with age with no… Read More »